rieken

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch rieken, from Old Dutch riekan, from Proto-Germanic *reukaną. Compare English reek, German riechen, Danish ryge. See also the doublet ruiken.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

rieken ‎(past singular rook, past participle geroken)

  1. (formal) to stink
  2. (Belgium, informal) to smell (i.e. to produce, give off a smell)
  3. (Belgium, informal) to smell (i.e. to sense a smell)

ConjugationEdit

Inflection of rieken (strong class 2)
infinitive rieken
past singular rook
past participle geroken
infinitive rieken
gerund rieken n
verbal noun
present tense past tense
1st person singular riek rook
2nd person sing. (jij) riekt rook
2nd person sing. (u) riekt rook
2nd person sing. (gij) riekt rookt
3rd person singular riekt rook
plural rieken roken
subjunctive sing.1 rieke roke
subjunctive plur.1 rieken roken
imperative sing. riek
imperative plur.1 riekt
participles riekend geroken
1) Archaic.

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Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch riekan, from Proto-Germanic *reukaną.

VerbEdit

rieken

  1. Alternative form of ruken

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